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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Apply to the Zoning Board of Appeals!

There are three seats for regular members and two seats for associate members with upcoming expiring terms. Regular members will be appointed to two-year terms set to expire on March 31, 2026. Associate members will be appointed to a one-year term set to ...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Apply to the Shrewsbury Cultural Council!

There are two vacant seats on the Shrewsbury Cultural Council with three-year terms set to expire February 10, 2027. The Council is appointed by the Select Board and is responsible for awarding grants each year to support cultural activities in town, usin...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Tobacco Compliance Intern Opportunity

Tobacco Compliance Intern Opportunity

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is seeking tobacco compliance intern candidates between the ages of 16-20. This is a paid internship opportunity. Questions? Please call 508-799-8531 or email: health@worcesterma.gov

Tobacco Compliance Intern Flyer Board of Health
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Public Health Topic: Heart Health - February 2024

Public Health Topic Heart Health - February 2024

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering 6 ways to love your heart. Learn how to keep your heart healthy and reduce the risk of heart disease by following these healthy habits and activities as part of your lifestyle.

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
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Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Board of Health
Posted on: September 5, 2023

Sharps Disposal (i.e. diabetic needles, lancets, EpiPens)

This message is being sent as a reminder to all residents that a statewide ban on the disposal of needles, syringes and lancets (collectively known as "sharps") went into effect back on July 1, 2012. The law stipulates that disposal of sharps wi...

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EXAMPLES OF PUNCTURE-PROOF CONTAINERS Board of Health
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Addendum to the Lake Quinsigamond Advisory of 03-06-23

Date of Record: April 18, 2023 - Addendum to the March 6, 2023 Advisory for Lake Quinsigamond

 

 

If you have additional questions about this issue in MA, please contact: The Environmental Toxicology Program at the MA Department of...

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Board of Health
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Update: COVID-19 Mask Advisory for Shrewsbury

Face Mask Instructions

COVID-19 MASK ADVISORY

TOWN OF SHREWSBURY

Date of Record: 06-30-23 - The Shrewsbury Board of Health discussed the Mask Advisory at their June 30, 2023 Board meeting. The Advisory remains in effect. This is purely optional and not a mandate...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

Seeking Support for a Sensory Garden Installation at Our New Senior Center Outdoor Patio

Seeking Support for a Sensory Garden Installation at Our New Senior Center Outdoor Patio

The Shrewsbury Council on Aging (COA) Formula Grant ($29,900) paid for construction of an outdoor patio at the Senior Center this Fall. For the second phase of our pro...

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Community Events and Programs

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Posted on: June 28, 2023

Rat Control Education

Rat Education

Date of Record:  06-28-23

The Shrewsbury Board of Health is resending this communication to remind both residents and businesses that everyone must do their part to control the problem if rats are present in their neighborhood or establishment.

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Rat Control Educational Flyer Conservation Commission
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Addendum to the Lake Quinsigamond Advisory of 03-06-23

Date of Record: April 18, 2023 - Addendum to the March 6, 2023 Advisory for Lake Quinsigamond

 

 

If you have additional questions about this issue in MA, please contact: The Environmental Toxicology Program at the MA Department of...

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Conservation Commission

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
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Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Council on Aging Department

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Shrewsbury Employee Intranet Newsflash

Welcome to the Shrewsbury Employee Intranet.  This area is still under construction.  Please check back often for more information.  

Employee Intranet (Employees Only)

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
Keep reading for more information

Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Health Department

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

New Permitting Fee Schedules

New fee schedules for Driveway, Trench on private property and Road Opening Permits have been in effect since January 1, 2019. Click here to see more details.

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Apply to the Shrewsbury Cultural Council!

Vacancy Notice for Shrewsbury Cultural Council

There are two vacant seats on the Shrewsbury Cultural Council with three-year terms set to expire February 10, 2027. The Council is appointed by the Select Board and is responsible for awarding grants each year to support cultural activities in town, usin...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Apply to the Zoning Board of Appeals!

Vacancy Notice for Zoning Board of Appeals

There are three seats for regular members and two seats for associate members with upcoming expiring terms. Regular members will be appointed to two-year terms set to expire on March 31, 2026. Associate members will be appointed to a one-year term set to ...

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Home
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
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Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Home
Posted on: October 24, 2023

2024 Town of Shrewsbury Scholarship

2024 Scholarship Announcement

The 2024 Town of Shrewsbury Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications! 

The Scholarship Fund was established at Town Meeting in 1995 and is supported through generous donations from many Shrewsbury residents and businesses. $500.00 scholarshi...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Notification of Draw-down; Lake Quinsigamond / Flint Pond

October 9, 2023

Dear Lake Quinsigamond/Flint Pond Abutter:

 The Lake Quinsigamond Commission plans to lower the water level, or draw down, Lake Quinsigamond and Flint Pond on or about Tuesday, November 1, 2023. The Irish Dam in Grafton will be lowe...

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Lake Quinsigamond/Flint Pond Draw-down Notice Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: June 28, 2023

Rat Control Education

Rat Education

Date of Record:  06-28-23

The Shrewsbury Board of Health is resending this communication to remind both residents and businesses that everyone must do their part to control the problem if rats are present in their neighborhood or establishment.

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Rat Control Educational Flyer Lake Quinsigamond Commission
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Addendum to the Lake Quinsigamond Advisory of 03-06-23

Date of Record: April 18, 2023 - Addendum to the March 6, 2023 Advisory for Lake Quinsigamond

 

 

If you have additional questions about this issue in MA, please contact: The Environmental Toxicology Program at the MA Department of...

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Lake Quinsigamond Commission

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
Keep reading for more information

Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Become a Community Partner with the Shrewsbury Recreation Department

Become a Community Partner with the Shrewsbury Recreation Department

Become a Community Partner with the Shrewsbury Recreation Department

Community Partner Booklet Parks & Recreation
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Addendum to the Lake Quinsigamond Advisory of 03-06-23

Date of Record: April 18, 2023 - Addendum to the March 6, 2023 Advisory for Lake Quinsigamond

 

 

If you have additional questions about this issue in MA, please contact: The Environmental Toxicology Program at the MA Department of...

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Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders.

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
Keep reading for more information

Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Police Department
Posted on: September 5, 2023

Sharps Disposal (i.e. diabetic needles, lancets, EpiPens)

This is a reminder that there is a statewide ban on the disposal of needles, syringes and lancets (collectively known as "sharps"). The law stipulates that disposal of sharps will not be allowed in regular household trash in MA.

This message is being sent as a reminder to all residents that a statewide ban on the disposal of needles, syringes and lancets (collectively known as "sharps") went into effect back on July 1, 2012. The law stipulates that disposal of sharps wi...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

Important Update from the Water & Sewer Division - Sanitary Sewer Overflow on Casavan Ave has ended

12/19/2023 12:15 AM Update: - The sanitary sewer overflow at the end of Casavan Avenue has ended.

Original message: 12/18/2023 8:00 PM - due to the significant rainfall today, the Water and Sewer Division has activated an emergency sewer bypass relief valv...

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Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reports
Posted on: December 24, 2022

Important Message from Water and Sewer - Sanitary Sewer Overflow First Ave at Lake Quinsig

Notice of Sanitary Sewer Overflow on December 24, 2022, at approximately 3:00PM

At approximately 3:00 PM today, December 24, 2022, the Shrewsbury Water and Sewer Division was alerted to a sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) in the vicinity of First Avenue and La...

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Map of overflow location Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reports

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

2024 Town of Shrewsbury Scholarship

2024 Scholarship Announcement

The 2024 Town of Shrewsbury Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications! 

The Scholarship Fund was established at Town Meeting in 1995 and is supported through generous donations from many Shrewsbury residents and businesses. $500.00 scholarshi...

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Select Board

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Posted on: April 18, 2023

Addendum to the Lake Quinsigamond Advisory of 03-06-23

Date of Record: April 18, 2023 - Addendum to the March 6, 2023 Advisory for Lake Quinsigamond

 

 

If you have additional questions about this issue in MA, please contact: The Environmental Toxicology Program at the MA Department of...

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Shrewsbury Trails Committee

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Posted on: December 4, 2023

Will you pass this recycling quiz?

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Free Home Pickup Services for Clothing, Shoes and Small Home Goods

simple recycling textile 2024

You know all those clothes in your closet that haven’t been touched in the past year (or two, or three or ...)?

 Recycle your unwanted clothes by scheduling a pickup appointment today. 

Visit SimpleRecycling.com or call 866-835-5068 to get...

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Additional Info... Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: June 26, 2023

2023-2024 Collection Calendar for Waste & Recycling

2023-2024 Collection Calendar

Check your mailboxes!

New 2023-2024 Recycling Calendar was mailed out to every resident last week. If you did not receive your calendar, you can access the electronic version of the flyer HERE .

If you have any questions, please contact so...

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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Bulk Scheduling with Waste Management

Bulk Scheduling with Waste Management

Recently Waste Management upgraded their phone system for better contact.

Here is the quickest way to navigate the system when scheduling a bulk pickup:

  1. When asked for the reason of your call, please say "schedule a bulk pickup" ...
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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: May 16, 2023

Town of Shrewsbury: Plastic Bag and Polystyrene Reduction Bylaws

Plastic Bag and Polystyrene Bans

Reminding the Shrewsbury community that a Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw went into effect on 07-01-17 and a Polystyrene Reduction Bylaw went into effect on 01-01-20. They remain in place and are enforceable by the Town.

Plastic Bag and Polystyrene Reduction Bylaw Fliers Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Updated list of PAYT and Sticker Vendors as of 06-07-2023

Updated List of PAYT BAGS and STICKER VENDORS

Below you will find updated list of PAYT Bag and Sticker Vendors.

Please email: solidwasterecycling@shrewsburyma.gov or call 508-841-8591 if you have any questions.

WHAT IS A BULK WASTE?

  • Bulk items are defined as any household item...
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Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted on: September 5, 2023

Sharps Disposal (i.e. diabetic needles, lancets, EpiPens)

This message is being sent as a reminder to all residents that a statewide ban on the disposal of needles, syringes and lancets (collectively known as "sharps") went into effect back on July 1, 2012. The law stipulates that disposal of sharps wi...

Read on...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

2024 Dog License

2024 Dog License DUE MARCH 1:  It's time to license your dog! Click here for information about licensing dogs in Shrewsbury as well as a link to our Dog License Application. Please call the Town Clerk's Office at 508-841-8507 if...

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Town Clerk
Posted on: January 18, 2024

Nomination Papers for Annual Town Election Now Available

Papers will be available at Town Clerk’s office on JANUARY 18, and must be submitted to Registrars of Voters by 5:00 P.M. on MARCH 19.  A minimum of fifty signatures of Shrewsbury voters are required for all positions other than town me...

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Town Clerk

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Posted on: February 16, 2024 | Last Modified on: October 26, 2023

Publication of FY25 Financial Plan - Fiscal Projection One

FY25 Budget

The Town Manager is pleased to present FY25 Fiscal Projection One

Fiscal Projection One, or FP 1, details the revenues and proposed expenditures for the Town of Shrewsbury for the Fiscal Year 2025 (July 1, 2024 - June 30, 2025), including the op...

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FY25 Financial Plan - Fiscal Projection One Town Manager

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Trash and Recycling Program Updates and Engagement Opportunities

Trash and Recycling Program Updates and Engagement Opportunities (1)

Beginning July 1, 2024, residents will see some changes when it comes to Trash and Recycling collections - new trucks and new recycling carts! We know these changes will be different for residents so we want to offer as many opportunities for our communit...

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

New From the Desk of the Select Board - February 13, 2024 Update!

New from the Desk of the Select Board - February 13, 2024 Update

  1.  Patrick Subaru Class I & Garage Licenses

    • Patrick Subaru submitted three applications to the Town - two related to their Class I and Garage licenses for 247 Boston Turnpike and one related to 257-261 Boston Turnpike for their Class I license. ...
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From the Desk of the Select Board Town News and Updates
Posted on: February 15, 2024

2024 Commitment 1 Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Bills

2024 Commitment 1 Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Bills

2024 Commitment 1 Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Bills will be issued Friday, February 16th.  These bills are due on Monday, March 18th.  

Email notification reminders can be established with our online payment portal City Hall Systems. &nb...

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Online Payment Portal Town News and Updates
Posted on: January 26, 2024

New From the Desk of the Select Board - January 23, 2024 Update!

New from the Desk of the Select Board - January 23, 2024 Update

  1.  Update on Fiscal Year 2025 Budget

    • Kevin Mizikar, Town Manager, provided the Select Board and the community an update on the Fiscal Year 2025 budget process specifically related to departmental budgets.The Town is still working through departmenta...
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From the Desk of the Select Board Town News and Updates
Posted on: January 16, 2024

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Cold Weather Safety Tips by CMRPHA

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) is offering some cold weather reminders. 

Extreme Cold Safety Tips:

  • Stay indoors as much as possible, especially during extreme cold and high winds.
  • Check on elderly friends and neighbors often...
Keep reading for more information

Cold Weather Safety Tip Brochure Town News and Updates
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Construction Update: Maple Ave Park

Construction Update Maple Ave Park (2)

Current Update:

Crews continue to work on the construction at Maple Avenue Park. The park will remain closed until early spring when the roadways will be repaved. Currently, drainage improvements are being completed and then work will begin on the water in...

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Site Plan Town News and Updates
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Public Health Topic of the Month: Be prepared for weather-related emergencies - December 2023

Public Health Topic of the Month - December 2023

Preparedness is a fundamental principle of public health, reflecting a collective dedication to building community resilience. Learn how you can be prepared for weather-related emergencies.

How to be Prepared for Weather-related Emergencies Town News and Updates
Posted on: December 4, 2023

Will you pass this recycling quiz?

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Posted on: June 26, 2023

2023-2024 Collection Calendar for Waste & Recycling

2023-2024 Collection Calendar

Check your mailboxes!

New 2023-2024 Recycling Calendar was mailed out to every resident last week. If you did not receive your calendar, you can access the electronic version of the flyer HERE.

If you have any questions, please contact sol...

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